Monthly Archives: September 2013

Their Legacy Lives on in Javakhk – U. Patil Aslanian

In 2011, U. Verginie and I had the opportunity to visit Javakhk as part of the Armenian Youth Federation Western Region Youth Corps program. This year we both had the privilege of participating in Armenian Relief Society Camp Javakhk program that is modeled after Youth Corps. The idea is to provide underprivileged Armenian kids with the opportunity to learn Armenian history, songs, folk dances, English, and importance of hygiene through a summer

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The Agoomp – U. Verginie Touloumian

After being uprooted from ancestral lands for various reasons, Armenian refugees were scattered and formed an Armenian diaspora. In order to ensure that the Armenian’s in these newly formed communities stayed together one of the fundamental steps was to unite them by creating Armenian Centers [Ակումբ-Agoomp] for them to collectively spend time together. These centers were made up of three pillars: national, moral, and ideological ideals.

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AYF JAG 2013

Photos 1 - 108 out of 108 | Back to Albums Photos 1 - 108 out of 108 | Back to Albums Description:Junior Athletic Games, Hosted by the @[198647856813550:274:AYF Worcester "Aram" Chapter]

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Senior Seminar: Stand Up, Stand Together For Artsakh on Oct. 4

What: AYF Senior Seminar When: Oct 4 - 6, 2013 Where: Camp Haiastan  Hosted by Central Educational Council CEC would like to take this opportunity to inform all chapters of this year’s AYF-YOARF annual Senior Seminar. We are proud to announce it will take place October 4-October 6, 2013 at Camp Haiastan in Franklin, MA. This year's theme will be "Stand Up, Stand Together For Artsakh." Lecturers will include: U. Mourad Topalian of West Coast

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AYF Senior Olympics 2013

Photos 1 - 95 out of 95 | Back to Albums Photos 1 - 95 out of 95 | Back to Albums Description:Photos of the weekendLocation:AYF Olympics

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